Unreal Engine 5.3 is out! You can download it now on the Epic Games Launcher and GitHub. As usual, this release contains a laundry list of new features and improvements. Some highlights:

  • Multi-process cooking
  • Virtual Shadow Maps are now production ready
  • Cinematic-quality volumetric rendering (experimental)
  • Orthographic rendering (experimental)
  • In-engine skeletal editor (experimental)
  • Enhancements to Nanite, Lumen, Temporal Super Resolution, and much more

Here are some useful links while you wait for it to download.

Unreal Engine 5.3 released